A tour of Bucks County, Pennsylvania

Old Reading Company passenger car

A few thousand square feet of sandpaper and a couple of hundred gallons of paint and it should be ‘good as new’.

This is a car was on a New Hope Railroad line siding. The faded markings say “Reading Company“. I would be surprised if it ever saw service again but you never know. 

 

Old Reading Company Coach on a New Hope Railroad Siding
Old Reading Company Coach on a New Hope Railroad Siding

Almost all of the glass is gone and wires or caulk hang down in front of the windows. 

Old Reading Company Coach on a New Hope Railroad Siding. Side view
Old Reading Company Coach on a New Hope Railroad Siding. Black and White
Old Reading Company Coach on a New Hope Railroad Siding. Black and White

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